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Teaching What They Need 0

Teaching What They Need

One of the things I wanted to do when we started homeschooling was to trim out all the useless fluff that always fills a traditional schooling day. I sat down to create a list of what you really need to...



library tips for homeschoolers 0

Love Your Library

Don’t let anyone tell you differently: libraries are amazing resources for the homeschooler! Just because the current trend of ebooks and Internet research is growing doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot to be found at your local library, particularly if...



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Secular Curriculum List

Though we seem to see references to loads of Christian curriculum, there are actually a very good selection of secular curriculum packages out there once you find them. You just don’t always hear about them. I have a list of...



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Try Afterschooling

I’ll be brutally honest right up front: we’re not currently homeschooling. There I said it. One of the central tenets of homeschooling is choosing educational pathways that work for your family, and right now we’re stuck with public school. We...



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What to Look for in a Homeschool Planner

Homeschooling planners are cropping up all over the place as more and more families are jumping on the teach-at-home bandwagon. There are some printables you can download to build your own, and there are also lots of great “real book”...



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Homeschooling in Canada

Are you thinking about homeschooling your children? In Canada, the legal details for homeschooling vary by province but it is overall a pretty simple process to properly start teaching your kids at home. As a mom who is just starting...



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How to Homeschool Your Child

This is the most common question for anyone getting into homeschooling, and it’s probably the toughest one to answer. Actually, there really isn’t any answer on the one best method on how to homeschool your child. There are lots of...